How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
I use Twitter as a newsfeed in order to see what information is being shared out there in the world.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Twitter or Facebook?
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Ivanhoe & McToterson
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
I'd like to connect with this person to see how both our companies can team up to create value for clients.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Yes. I forget their handle, but they were clearly on Twitter to spam. I don't like spamming.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
How do you make your tweets unique?
It's all about the tagline/headline.
What inspires you to tweet?
The ability to reach a mass audience with a single tweet.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Tweet. Tweet. Tweet. The more you do it, the more you will get out of it.
How long can you go without a tweet?
What question are we not asking here that we should?
What can we do to in addition to the Shorty Awards to help promote your Twitter handle to the world?
Why should people follow you?
I think of myself as a thought leader in digital, mobile, and social-media marketing. The content I provide is useful and beneficial.
How do you decide what to tweet?
The content I tweet has to be aligned with the mission and purpose of my business.
How do you use social media to motivate yourself or others to live a healthier life?
Image marketing. If people see photos of what they want (or want to be in terms of looks, size, etc.), then that might motivate them
Why'd you start tweeting?
For networking opportunities and self-promotion.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Post jobs within their own company and act as conduits rather than leaving it up to HR.
How will the world change in the next year?
Mobile marketing will become a dominant marketing channel. Marketers just need to figure out how to utilize it in terms of data.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
What will the world be like 10 years from now?